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Sofa chairman is elected vice-president of CII

Scottish Equitable&#39s IFA training manager and Sofa chairman Peter Williams has been elected a vice-president of the Chartered Insurance Institute.

Williams was chosen at the annual general meeting held during the institute&#39s conference last week.

He is the first chairman of Sofa to be appointed CII vice-president and believes this shows Sofa&#39s coming of age in the eyes of the CII.

Williams says the appointment also reflects the importance of the financial services industry to the CII.

As IFA training manager with Scottish Equitable, Williams is a regular conference and seminar speaker as well as a press com-mentator. He is the first Scottish Equitable employee to be elected to the role.

Williams says: “I am delighted to be representing the financial services industry in the CII. In my role with Scottish Equitable and as chairman of Sofa, education is very close to my heart so it is extremely gratifying to be elected vice-president with the UK&#39s main provider of financial services qualifications.

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